|Hurricane Below - NASA|
Shows the birth of Hurricane Mimi off the Coast of Africa, carefully tracing its growth and development as it eventually brings destruction to the Central Atlantic States. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: NASA; hurricanes
|Shock Troops Of Disaster 1939 - Federal Works Agency. Work Projects Administration|
On WPA relief operations in New England. Reel 1, hurricane and tidal waves hit the Long Island coast in Dec. 1938. The hurricane and flood waters rage across New England. Derailed trains, felled trees, damaged homes, flooded streets, and other evidences of the catastrophe are shown. Coast Guard crews rescue stranded citizens. WPA and CCC units erect sandbag levees. Reel 2, WPA director Harry Hopkins arrives at Providence, R.I., to survey damage...
Keywords: Civilians; Floods; Hopkins; Harry L. (Harry Lloyd) 1890-1946; Hurricanes; Long Island (N.Y.); Motion pictures; New England; Providence (R.I.); Search and rescue operations; Living New Deal